December 2011 Issue


Here Comes Santa Claus!

Why settle for the routine mall Santa when you can visit with ol’ St. Nick in a cave, on a train and even underwater.

Jolly Good Times

Celebrate the season with Akron-area events for all ages.


News of Note

The Cincinnati Art Museum rediscovers a treasure trove of antique musical instruments from around the globe.

Top of the Pops

Conductor John Morris Russell prepares to take Cincinnati’s acclaimed ensemble to new noteworthy heights.

Home + Garden

In Good Taste

These Ohio-made gifts will please cooks and food lovers alike.

Ohio Life

All Dolled Up

Ohio museums display historic and popular dolls, from antique bisque figures to Kewpie, Barbie and American Girls.

Excellence in Education Honorees

Ohio Magazine recognizes outstanding teachers at colleges and universities around the state.

My Ohio: Star of Solace

A holiday decoration had special meaning for a young resident of Glenwillow.

The Learning Experience

These outstanding Ohio teachers are committed to engaging their students in the education process.